A University of Kentucky College of Education research team has been selected to receive funding from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) for a project related to college athletes’ psychological well-being and mental health. The team is comprised of Jeff Reese, a licensed psychologist and professor in the Department of Educational, School, … Read More
Dr. Candice Hargons, assistant professor of Counseling Psychology, is the University of Kentucky junior faculty nominee for the 2018 Andrew Carnegie Fellows Programs. The Andrew Carnegie Fellows Program supports research and writing that addresses pressing issues and cultural transitions affecting us at home and abroad. The Carnegie Corporation of New … Read More
Dr. Claude Steele, author of Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do, will visit the UK campus on Thursday, November 8, with a presentation at 10:00 am in Ballroom 212A of the Student Center. Sonja Feist-Price, Vice President for Institutional Diversity, has asked Dr. Steele to hold … Read More
Congratulations to counseling psychology faculty members Dr. Candice Hargons and Dr. Danelle Stevens-Watkins, as well as counseling psychology student Della Mosley, who were co-authors of the “Sex Positivity in Counseling Psychology” Major Contribution article published in The Counseling Psychologist that was recently awarded the 2018 Outstanding Paper Award.
Congratulations to counseling psychology faculty member, Dr. Candice Hargons, on being awarded the 2018 APA Division 17 Outstanding Contribution to Scholarship on Race and Ethnicity award. If you’re going to APA next week, she will be given this recognition at the SERD Town Hall and Awards Presentation. The Town Hall will … Read More
Dr. Candice Hargons, Assistant Professor in Counseling Psychology and Dr. Joseph Hammer, Assistant Professor in Counseling Psychology, both recently received Research and Creative Activity Fund Awards. These internal awards are sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research at the University of Kentucky. Congratulations to you both! … Read More
The 4th Annual Social Justice Scholarship Series (SSJS) is back for Spring 2018. A special thanks to the School Psychology program for taking the lead this year! Meeting location and advanced reading materials for these topics will be distributed via the listserv prior to each meeting. Below is the schedule … Read More
Dr. Hargons’ (formerly Crowell) Black Lives Matter mindfulness meditation was featured in a Huffington Post article this week. An excerpt: Another unarmed black person ― this time a 15-year-old in Texas ― was killed this weekend by a police officer. When incidents like this occur, they can lead black Americans to … Read More